NYC Friday: First Annual New York Boylesque Festival, Soulfly, “Sigils & Signs: A Group Art Show” Opening
What if they dance differently than we do back home?
Swellco & Swellco Approved
First Annual New York Boylesque Festival
152 Orchard Street,
Into dudes bumpings and grinding? Sure you are, don’t front. History is being made here with the 1st annual NYC Boylesque festival, including perfromers Go-Go Harder, Mr. Gorgeous, Mahogany Storm, the Evil Hate Monkey, etc.
Soulfly, Iratetion, Wykked Wytch
127 E 23rd St, New York
Formerly of Brazilian metal gods Sepultura, Max Cavalera brings his solo act Soulfly to town, backed up by Hoboken thrashers Iratetion and the very, very scary Wykked Wytch.
Shakin’ All Over Under Sideways Down
Home Sweet Home
131 Chrystie St,
New York, NY
New York Night Train’s Shakin’ Maximum Rock’n’Soul Party. Floor destroyers all night covering early r’n’r/r&b/doo wop, girl groups, soul, garage, british invasion/freakbeat, glam, punk, and more – all courtesy of Mr. Jonathan Toubin and his authentic 45rpm vinyl.
“Sigils & Signs: A Group Art Show” opening
543 Union St, New York, 11215
Is it art? Or an unnatural ancient language that will summon hordes of demons from neighboring hellish dimensions? You decide at gallery viewing displaying works of that incorporate occult images and symbols from various cultures.
WU LYF, Willis Earl Beal
The Bowery Ballroom
6 Delancey Street
New York, NY
$15 adv $18 dos
I generally avoid music with a message, but I’m not really sure what WU LYF is actually saying so I can sit back and enjoy.
The 9th Annual Madonnathon
61 Wythe Avenue
Q: Whats the hardest part about being a guy Madonna fan? A: Telling your parents you’re into dick. Brooklyn Bowl celebrates another year of Madonna, costumes, contests, hot dude on dude action.
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